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Hi, my name is Zoë Lovell and I am the newest member of the Nisqually River Education Program! I’m a recent graduate from The Evergreen State College and I have a HUGE passion for wildlife. My education has taken me all over the Pacific Northwest studying diverse ecosystems and pressing […]

Welcome, Zoë!


This month’s Executive Director’s Corner highlights the benefits that nature provides us everyday–often without our recognition! Earth Economics, a non-profit based out of Tacoma, worked with the Nisqually River Council to calculate all of these benefits, called ecosystem services, and show how much a healthy ecosystem is worth.  Between $280 […]

Tell Our Story: $280 million to $4.1 billion – Ecosystem ...








Student GREEN Congress is celebrating its 25th anniversary on March 23, 2017! This annual event is hosted by the Nisqually River Education Project (NREP) and South Sound GREEN (SSG) at The Evergreen State College as a way to celebrate healthy waters and hands-on learning. Two times each year, students in […]

Tell Our Story, Pt. 6: Gearing up for 25 years ...


Welcome our new intern, Minah! Minah is completing her Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Analysis and Spanish at Pomona College in Claremont, California. Her academic focus leans towards environmental justice and politics. Minah is excited to gain experience in environmental education and community outreach through the NREP. She is especially […]

Meet Minah!


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The Nisqually Stream Stewards (NSS) is a free course offered by the Nisqually Indian Tribe and Nisqually River Council. Participants receive 40 hours of hands-on training and educational talks, in exchange for 40+ hours of volunteer time. These volunteers are invaluable to our work–and our story wouldn’t be complete without […]

Tell Our Story, Pt. 4: Views of a Nisqually Stream ...